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Fragments of a vessel

Two fitting pieces of a large flat bowl, one preserving a portion of the rim.

Provenance

From Giza N of pyr. Ib. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

24.2523

Medium or Technique

Diorite ?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels